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at the chevron refinery blank yetting much of the east bay. abc 7 news has the story. >> dan is the mayor of hercules, one of the cities not far from this. a huge fire that the refinery in august. the bay area district since indicated it plans to fine chevron an amount that could reach into hundreds of thousands of dollars. >> the system goes into the general fund. the perception is that those fines are going back to the community. under state law, any penalty goes into the general fund. however, the board provided direction to have the money be spent in the community. >> but there are no guarantees. in 2009, air district collected 515,000 for failing to monitor air quality programs. but in 2008 when air board and county collected $2.2 million from shell, for a carbon monoxide problem, only 10% went to an air quality project at one school. the district hasn't totalled fines yet but the mayor thinks at least half should go to the local community. it may not be 50% but the board says they're working on it. >> we dd resend it. i'sure the board will reconsider putting that in money. >> the bo
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things. infrastructure, construction, production. we need it now more than ever. chevron's putting more than $8 billion dollars back in the u.s. economy this year. in pipes, cement, steel, jobs, energy. we need to get the wheels turning. i'm proud of that. making real things... for real. ...that make a real difference. ♪ >>> and before we go, let's check in one more time with our weather editor sam champion for the latest on hurricane sandy. >> good morning, again, george. we're looking at the very lastest from the hurricane center. nothing has really changed. this storm is still on track to be a major hitter, anywhere from washington, d.c., all of the way up to maine. this satellite picture is amazing. clouds extend from the carolinas to the boston. one of the longest storms that we have seen in size take a look at track. left-hand turn by monday morning. making landfall on the jersey shore by the time we get to tuesday morning. it's a rough morning. >> you'll be on top of it. thanks, sam. that's all for us today. thank you for sharing part of your sunday with us. check out "world ne
public. when you see facts like this past week when chevron dumped $2.5 million from its corporate treasuries into super pac, then americans wonder whether elections is for sale, whether government is for sale rather than their votes. >> these numbers for me were just stunning. opensecrets.org say given almost -- we just passed the $2 billion that president barack obama is the candidate who has drawn the most shadow money, this kind of quiet money. supporters, shadow money supporters, $1.1 million. shadow money opposition to the president $74.1 million. and it's shadow money. >> with the amount of money in elections has always been troubling, but the massive amount of spending from corporate and special interest groups, this shadow money in this election is completely demoralizing to me. to bring this issue home, i think about my neighborhood in new haven -- >> we're having a mic problem. we're going to come back with you. i want these insights, but i want my audience to be able to hear it. >> ben, you're a businessman and have a social vision for the world. but this now is a criti
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